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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1447245 (stock #13442)
Haruko Watanabe
$180.00
A piece of Narumi-Kongata (also called Urumi-zome) cloth which is hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. Narumi-Kongata is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dye) imitating shibori. It had been produced from late Edo to Meiji period but not produced anymore. It has auspicious shrimp motif with intricate pattern which requires high dye and stencil making technique. In excellent condition. 35cm x 172cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1447243 (stock #13441)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Narumi-kongata han-juban (short under kimono) made of hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. Narumi-kongata (or called urumi-zome) is one kind of katazome (stencil-resist-dye) imitating shibori (tie-dye). It was made in late Edo to Meiji period (mid 19th to early 20th century). In excellent condition, except for wear along the neck line and both sleeves are removed. It has a pocket patched inside.64cm x 60cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1446772 (stock #13440)
Haruko Watanabe
$200.00
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A roll of asa (taima, hemp) cloth whose weft and warp are hand-plied. In excellent condition. Late 19th early 20th century. 35xm x 9m88cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1446617 (stock #13436)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
Five pieces of cotton diaper with Sekka shibori pattern which is one kind of clamp-board dye. They are all unused and in excellent condition. Hand^sewn in ring shapes. 20th century. 34cm x 63cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1446407 (stock #13433)
Haruko Watanabe
$30.00
Hand-woven silk sakiori obi (sash) whose weft is bunch of mixed color of silk yarn and warp is off-white silk yarn. Generally sakiori is hand-woven of recycled strips from old cloth for wefts , however we call the one also sakiori whose wefts are bunch of yarns. In good condition but has folded line along the length. 20th century. 25cm x 3m42cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1446406 (stock #13432)
Haruko Watanabe
$30.00
Hand-woven silk sakiori obi (sash) whose weft is bunch of mixed color of silk yarn and warp is black cotton yarn. Generally sakiori is hand-woven of recycled strips from old cloth for wefts , however, we call the one also sakiori, whose wefts are bunch of yarns. In excellent condition. Black borders are recycled cotton strips. 20th century. 13cm x 2m56cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1446216 (stock #J618)
Haruko Watanabe
$90.00
A pair of miniature wood sculpture of Ebisu and Daikoku which are two of the Japanese Seven Dieties believed to bring good luck. Ebisu is a diety of fishery which brings plentiful catch and Daikoku is a diety of agriculture which brings good harvest. Both are in excellent condition with an original wood box. 20th century. H:5cm each, w:3.6cm each.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1445794 (stock #13414)
Haruko Watanabe
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Cotton futonji with bold "Igeta" double kasuri pattern which symbolizes the square frame of the well. It is hand-spun cotton and dyed with vegetable indigo. It has thick texture and in excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century.134cm x 158cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1445792 (stock #J617)
Haruko Watanabe
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Wood urushi tray, lacquer ware which is called "Hinomaru-Bon". Original red urushi is associated with the red sun. It has urushi peeled off, small worm-eaten holes and distortion from aging. 19th century. Diameter:37cm, Height:3cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1445631 (stock #J616)
Haruko Watanabe
$150.00
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Rare item. A bag made of indigo dye hemp yarn, hemp cloth and animal skin for inner bag. It was used by matagi, a hunter and from Tohoku district. The belt is made of hand-spun cotton. Generally in good condition except for break in the upper hemp cloth and a hole in the inner skin bag. Late 19th to early 20th century. 27.5cm x 40cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1445629 (stock #13428)
Haruko Watanabe
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A bag made of hand-spun cotton with stripes and sashiko. It has also hand-spun cotton lining and both are vegetable indigo dye. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition. Late 19th to early 20th century. 29cm x 42cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1445571 (stock #13429)
Haruko Watanabe
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Furoshiki with the crest "Umebachi-mon" made of hand-spun cotton and natural dyed. All hand-sewn. In excellent condition but has a minor cut and a mending stitches. Late 19th to early 20th century. 96cm x 104cm
All Items : New Century : Textiles : Pre 2000 item #1445449 (stock #13427)
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Cotton noren with shibori yabane (plume) design and dyed with indigo. In excellent condition except for a minor stain (5mm x 8mm). 20th century. 84cm x 120cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1445266 (stock #13419)
Haruko Watanabe
$350.00
Cotton haori with shibori asanoha (hemp leaf) pattern which is dyed with the root of murasaki or murasaki-sou (lithospermum), one kind of grass. It is called "shikon-zome". Murasaki was grown since Asuka period (very late 6th to early 8th century) and purple was thought as the noble color. Shikon-zome was promoted by Nanbu-han (Nanbu Domain, now part of Iwate and Aomori prefecture) in Edo period but fell into a decline because of the chemical dye in Meiji period, however it was restored in early...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1445205 (stock #13418)
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Cotton cloth with stamps which was used by a pilgrim. It has a stamp "Shikoku Forty Fifth" which means No. 45th holy place in Shikoku. It is the Iwaya Temple in Mt. Kaigan in Ehime prefecture in Shikoku. The principal image of the temple is Fudo (Cetaka) and the temple is known as the typical holy place in the mountain. In good condition. The first half of the 20th century. 33cm x 194cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1445199 (stock #13417)
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A roll of cotton cloth with Miura-shibori from Arimatsu in Nagoya city where has been the main product place of shibori textiles since Edo period. This one is before "yunoshi"that is the process of washing and ironing (smoothing) with steam the cloth. After the process, the cloth becomes usual measurement 35cm x 13m for one yukata (cotton kimono). Vegetable indigo dye. In excellent condition. 1950s to 1980s.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1445198 (stock #J614)
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A sheet of "tatougami" made of recycled washi (Japanese handmade paper) used at a pawn shop. Hocked items were wrapped in this tatougami and kept. It is made of used washi with letters and kakishibu is painted for insect repellent and for moisture-resisting. Early 20th century. 74cm x 75cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1444626 (stock #13404)
Haruko Watanabe
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Child's meisen kimono with geometric kasuri pattern. Meisen is silk textile woven of second grade silk yarn and worn for everyday kimiono. In excellent condition. Mid 20th century, 102cm x 96cm